Friday, 22 September 2017

ECG of the Week - 25th September 2017

The following ECG is from a 60 yr old female who was competing in a triathlon when she became short of breath. She was found to be hypothermic (32 C / 89.6 F) at the scene but normothermic on arrival to the Emergency Department (36 C/ 96.8 F)

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Things to think about

  • What are the key ECG features ?
  • What are the differentials for these features ?
  • What are the potential complications of endurance sports ?